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Special Collections
The USC Libraries recently cataloged a rare book donated by longtime Friends Board Member Dr. Edwin Todd, who passed away earlier this year. Dr. Todd was a true Renaissance man with interests that...Read more

Special Collections
Editor's note: Students working for the USC Libraries' Special Collections routinely come into close contact with unique archival materials. Here on the libraries' website, we're sharing occasional...Read more

ONE Archives
Longtime ONE Archives supporter Jim Hooker died this week on June 22. ONE Archives director Joseph Hawkins writes: ONE Archives is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Jim Hooker on June 22,...Read more

Faculty and Staff News
The Library and Information Technology Association and OCLC have awarded the USC Libraries' Giao Luong Baker their 2016 Minority Scholarship in Library and Information Technology. The annual...Read more

Special Collections
"Blurred Lines," a new display on the second floor of Doheny Memorial Library, examines the often-collaborative nature of the literary art objects known as artist books. Selections range from hand-...Read more

Library Tips
Congratulations graduates! This is an exciting time of year and we want to make sure that in the midst of all your celebrating you know how to access library resources after graduation. Graduating...Read more

Events and Exhibitions
The University of Southern California holds its 133rd annual commencement ceremony on Friday, May 13, and this week the USC Libraries host several events to celebrate the academic achievements of USC...Read more

From left to right: USC Libraries Research Award winners Diana Kruzman, Mahima Verma, Alexander Finkelstein, Sasha Pearce, Emily Hodgkins and Sareen Palassian. Papers on post-World War II Beat music...Read more

Wonderland Award
From left to right: Cassady Collection curator Abby Saunders, honorable mention winner Genevieve Parkes, first-prize winner Sara Fenton, Wonderland Award sponsor Linda Cassady, second-prize winner Yu...Read more

Library Tips
Citation managers, sometimes called reference managers, are robust software tools designed to help you as an author and researcher collect, sort, and cite your many sources. Each tool is different...Read more

Faculty and Staff News
Megan Rosenbloom of the USC Libraries has been named a “ Mover and Shake r” in the library industry by the national publication, Library Journal. In its March 15, 2016 issue, Library Journal named 54...Read more

Events and Exhibitions
The USC Libraries opened the spring exhibition “True Crime” in the Doheny Library Treasure Room, documenting the history of detectives and the art of crime solving. The libraries created a mixed-...Read more

Scripter
The authors and screenwriters behind the film "The Big Short" and the television miniseries "Show Me a Hero" received the 28th-annual USC Libraries Scripter Award in a ceremony inside USC's Doheny...Read more

Scripter
The authors and screenwriters behind the film “The Big Short” and the television miniseries “Show Me a Hero” received the 28th-annual USC Libraries Scripter Award in a Feb. 20 ceremony at USC’s...Read more

Library Tips
The term "altmetrics" refers to "alternative metrics" or "article-level metrics." As the internet accelerated dissemination of scholarly work, scholars wanted a way to determine a work's impact...Read more